Y vs J - What's the difference?

y | j |


As letters the difference between y and j

is that y is the letter y with a (l) above itself while j is the tenth letter of the.

As a symbol j is

the symbol for joule, the unit of work or energy in the international system of units.

y

Translingual

{{Basic Latin character info, previous=x, next=z, image= (wikipedia y)

Letter

  • The twenty-fifth letter of the .
  • See also

    (Latn-script)

    Symbol

    (Close front rounded vowel) (head)
  • Symbol for the prefix yocto-.
  • close front rounded vowel
  • Denoting an item that is twenty-fifth in a list.
  • See also

    {{Letter , page=Y , NATO=Yankee , Morse=–·–– , Character=Y , Braille=? }} Image:Latin Y.png, Capital and lowercase versions of Y , in normal and italic type Image:Fraktur letter Y.png, Uppercase and lowercase Y in Fraktur ----

    j

    Translingual

    (wikipedia j)

    Letter

  • The tenth letter of the .
  • Symbol

    (Palatal approximant) (head)
  • palatal approximant
  • one
  • ?j
  • :: one ounce
  • (label) (l)
  • See also

    (Latn-script) {{Letter , page=J , NATO=Juliet , Morse=·––– , Character=J0 , Braille=?}} Image:Latin J.png, Capital and lowercase versions of J , in normal and italic type Image:Fraktur letter J.png, Uppercase and lowercase J in Fraktur ----